About FACTFACT was established by Dr Louise Aucamp [(BA) SW (MSD) Play Therapy (PhD) SW)] in 2006 in response to the need for an integrated approach to forensic assessment and therapeutic support for children in South Africa.
Dr Louise Aucamp is an accredited social worker with 22+ years’ experience working with traumatized children and families. Dr Aucamp has worked in both the formal welfare sector as well as in private practice. Dr Aucamp previous academic appointments were at University of the North West, as lecturer for a Master’s degree program in Forensic Social Work. Dr Aucamp has developed and presented various training courses across South Africa for various mental health sectors.
The products and services of FACT serve a dual target group: the children in need of the support and assessment and professionals working in the field
VISIONOur vision is to develop and inspire mental health professionals to provide effective services.
MISSIONThe mission of FACT is to equip and assist professionals working in the field of child assessment and therapy (with specific focus on sexual abuse) by educating and equipping our delegates with the necessary knowledge and skills to provide integrated, effective services to families and children.
a) Multi-method approach to training that include:- Contact training sessions
- On-line training
- Supervision and Support Groups for Professionals
- Individual Consultancy and Support Services for Professionals
- Canalization of Reports